Government Affairs Committee

  • To monitor, or coordinate the monitoring of all code, regulatory, and legislative issues in the U.S. and Canada.
  • To define, and advocate, with the consent of the Board of Directors, the HPBA's position on all codes, regulatory, and legislative matters in support of the interests of all segments of the industry without regard to the commercial interests of any particular segment.
  • To build and sustain strong affiliate government affairs programs to pursue and protect the industry's interests at state and local agencies.
  • To alert, educate, and inform affiliate groups of industry issues.

Abele, Robert Scott Travis Industries, Inc. Mukilteo WA
Barry, Brandon United States Stove Company South Pittsburg TN
Belding, Kenneth Empire Comfort Systems Inc. Belleville IL
Borden, Josh Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association Arlington VA
Cantin, Marc-Antoine Stove Builder International (SBI) Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures QC
Carroll, Ryan Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association Arlington VA
Crouch, John Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association Citrus Heights CA
Dircks, Peter Hearth & Home Technologies, Inc. Lakeville MN
Duff, Rob Napoleon Products Barrie ON
Farrell, Dane Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association Arlington VA
Feinstein, Rachel Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association Arlington VA
Goldman, Jack Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association Arlington VA
Henry, Dan 5G3 Consulting Kettle Falls WA
Holland, Rodge Holland & Hearth Inc Maple Grove MN
Litchfield, Laura Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association of Canada Port Sydney ON
Moroz, Dana Wolf Steel Ltd. Barrie ON
Neufeld, Chris Blaze King Industries, Inc. Walla Walla WA
Nordby, Michael Brownstone Distributing Minneapolis MN
Phillips, John Innovative Hearth Products Nashville TN
Scerbo, Debbie Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association Arlington VA
Stroud, Tom Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association Arlington VA
Voorhees, John United States Stove Company South Pittsburg TN